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How do I keep persistent data across program calls?

by faq_monk (Initiate)
on Oct 08, 1999 at 00:20 UTC ( #639=perlfaq nodetype: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

Current Perl documentation can be found at

Here is our local, out-dated (pre-5.6) version:

For some specific applications, you can use one of the DBM modules. See the AnyDBM_File manpage. More generically, you should consult the FreezeThaw, Storable, or Class::Eroot modules from CPAN.

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